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  • SHIFT Energy and BGIS partner in energy savings for Diamond Health Care Center

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    SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK, CANADA – August 15, 2017 – The Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Center (DHCC) in Vancouver, BC. has taken their energy savings to a new level with help from SHIFT Energy, in partnership with Brookfield Global Integrated Solutions (BGIS) Professional Services....

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  • SHIFT Energy part of LBNL Technical Advisory Group

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    SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK, CANADA – August 11, 2017 – Charles Holleran, Vice President – Engineering for SHIFT Energy has been invited to participate in the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories’ (LBNL) Open Building Control Technical Advisory Group. Open Building Control will develop tools and processes for the...

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  • Shift Energy presents at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories

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    SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK, CANADA – August 4, 2017 – Charles Holleran, Vice President – Engineering for Shift Energy recently presented the company’s EOS technology and proven energy savings statistics at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories (LBNL).  ‘Deployment of EOS Technology at AMALIE Arena’ highlighted positive improvements...

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  • AMALIE Arena scores with Shift Energy’s EOS

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    “'The Shift EOS solution has materially reduced AMALIE Arena’s energy consumption and improved operations by providing integration from our front office event booking right through to our building management,” said Darryl Benge, Executive Vice President and General Manager for the arena. “The EOS technology did what...

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  • Better than a Superhero’s Sidekick

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    Today’s building operations teams in all sizes of facilities have a big job to do. Hot/cold calls, pipe leaks, space schedule changes, special meetings, or events on short notice can take up the better part of the day for these operators.

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  • One Size Doesn’t Fit All – Flexibility Does

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    There are some excellent solutions available in the marketplace today to help buildings get more energy efficient and most importantly to every organization, reduce their operating costs.

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  • Net Zero Building: The New Frontier for Building Energy Management

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    I recently attended the Green Sports Alliance Summit in Chicago, IL. I came home convinced that there is enough know-how and technology available for the business community in North America, if not globally, to embrace and achieve the goal of Net Zero Building (NZB). For those...

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  • Turn Off VAVs, Turn Up Energy Savings

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    Energy managers like to say that equipment uses the least amount of energy when it is turned off. But, for variable-air-volume boxes (VAVs) it would be more accurate to say that when VAVs are turned off, they allow other equipment to use less energy. VAVs are...

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  • Nickels in the Couch and Other Undiscovered Savings

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    Sofa change, couch money, whatever you call it, it’s not very sexy.  Actually, rooting around between the couch cushions can be downright gnarly (depending on the couch owner, of course).  While television advertisers lead us to believe that the ideal use for this “found money” is...

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  • All That Glitters Is Not LEED Gold

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    In many cities, there stands a mass of steel and concrete that is also a thing of beauty – coveted for its dual-pane windows and variable frequency drives; beloved for its solar co-generation and its minimal carbon footprint. It’s the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental...

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